My show at the Metal Museum

My small Ring a Day exhibition is currently on view at the National Ornamental Metal Museum until January 7, 2012. It’s on the second floor of the library building. I could not be more pleased with the installation, conservator Kevin Burge made individual stands for all of my rings. Woot!        You canContinue reading “My show at the Metal Museum”

EtsyMetal Project Runway Challenge 9.5

Suede, copper, brass, sterling, snaps. The EtsyMetal Project Runway challenge two weeks ago was to make something that would work well with Heidi’s sport New Balance collection. The designers on the show were encouraged to incorporate denim or suede into their designs. I’ve had computer problems and am finally able to post these pics. I’veContinue reading “EtsyMetal Project Runway Challenge 9.5”

a bracelet for Nina Garcia

Pierced brass cuff with variscite stone that I cut and polished. Made for the EtsyMetal Project Runway Jewelry Challenge. For this week’s episode the designers were challenged to create an outfit for Nina Garcia, the winning design will be worn by Nina and featured in Marie Claire magazine. Nina prefers a smooth and crisp silhouette,Continue reading “a bracelet for Nina Garcia”

raw kinetic ring challenge

Here they are! The twenty-two fabulous rings made for the Ring a Week kinetic challenge. I hope I didn’t miss anyone. Many made videos of their rings in action, I’ve linked to those on flickr. Michele Grady Rattle Ring sterling silver, glass, acrylic Michele wrote, “Since the glass stones are not set in a settingContinue reading “raw kinetic ring challenge”